congruent damsâz Fr.: congruent 1) Agreeing; accordant. Congruent "suitable, proper," from L. congruentem (nominative congruens) "agreeing, fit, suitable," p.p. of congruere, literally "to come together, agree, correspond with," from → com- "with" + a lost verb *gruere, *ruere "fall, rush." Damsâz "agreeing, consenting, harmonious," maybe from hamsâz "unanimous," → compatible. |
congruent angles zâviyehâ-ye damsâz Fr.: angles congrus Two angles if they have the same measure. Congruent angles may lie in different orientations or positions. |
congruent circles parhunhâ-ye damsâz Fr.: cercles congrus Two circles if they have the same size. |
congruent line segments borankhâ-ye damsâz Fr.: segments congru Two line segments if they have the same length. They need not lie at the same angle or position on the plane. |
congruent number adad-e damsâz Fr.: nombre congru Number theory: An → integer N if there exists a → right triangle with → rational sides so that the area of the triangle is N. For example, the number N = 6, because of the 3-4-5 triangle. |
congruent polygons candbarhâ-ye damsâz Fr.: polygones congrus Polygons that have an equal number of sides, and all the corresponding sides and angles are congruent. However, they can be in a different location, rotated or flipped over. |
congruent triangles sebarhâ-ye damsâz Fr.: triangles congrus Two triangles when all corresponding sides and interior angles have the same measure. The triangles will have the same shape and size, but one may be a mirror image of the other. |